Italy U19 Women ready for WRC 2016

DRD4 club is a machine for producing champions. This time, our cooperation with them is related to their U19 Women’s team that will be representing Italy in the UAE at the 2016 WRC. This team is composed of: Raphaela Oberhofer, Sarah Oberhofer, Deborah Walter, Sarah Walter, Marilena Nabersberg with . . . → continue reading . . . Italy U19 Women ready for WRC 2016

Euro Cup 2016 winners

Another fantastic EC season is behind us, so let’s see how it all went, where we competed, how many teams participated, who was the best ….

EC Rialp, Spain

For EC 2016 we had 13 competitions in total, and the season began on 19 March this year, with a . . . → continue reading . . . Euro Cup 2016 winners

U23 Men of Alaya Competition – heading to WRC 2016

Alaya Competition of Brotas is another well known name in the competitive world of rafting.

The team is made up of: Edward Angelo Degrandi (Du), Gabriel Pessa (Pessa), Joao Luiz Rodrigues (Junior), Leandro Cavalcante (Le), Fernando Antonio Morassutti (Nando), Jorge Luis de Souza (Nave)

Uma breve história da equipe: Equipe de Rafting da cidade de Brotas-SP, formada em 2009. Visa . . . → continue reading . . . U23 Men of Alaya Competition – heading to WRC 2016

First time for USA Master’s Men

The Masters division at the 2016 WRC R4 in the UAE will be the biggest yet, with 11 men’s teams and 8 women’s teams. I’ve always seen the Master’s category as the one to enjoy, but these men are taking it very seriously. The USA will cross their paddles and measure their strength . . . → continue reading . . . First time for USA Master’s Men

Competition under the Milky Way – Russian National Champs R4/6

I was so delighted to be given the opportunity to attend the Russian national competitions. And although I only attended the Sprint and the beginning of the H2H, the very fact that I was there was a dream come true for me. 

Due to the language barrier and that the Russian teams . . . → continue reading . . . Competition under the Milky Way – Russian National Champs R4/6

Bozo D’ Água – Brasil’s Open Men’s Rafting Team

This is such a famous team that they do not need a special introduction. (Previous interview with them in Portuguese), and now we are interested in their departure to the WRC R4 2016 where they are the defending champions in the Open Men’s category.

Here they are in action at the R6 WRC . . . → continue reading . . . Bozo D’ Água – Brasil’s Open Men’s Rafting Team

Slovakia’s Open Women heading to UAE

This team has been competing for many years and have a host of interviews by us to go with their many medals. (Slovakia – white paddles of mistralWomen’s Euro R4 ChampsRevamped Mistral Women’s team)

We chat to Júlia Pevlková about the up coming WRC 2016.

Now that you are officially . . . → continue reading . . . Slovakia’s Open Women heading to UAE

Romania’s Outdoor Events Ladies Team

A real refreshment in the Euro Cup series this year has been the Romanian Open Women’s team. They took part for the first time at the R6 European Championship 2015 held in Banja Luka, Bosnia, with a mixed team of four men and two women. It was the starting point of an idea . . . → continue reading . . . Romania’s Outdoor Events Ladies Team

Japan Pre-Worlds and World Cup final event in early October

Japan are holding the Pre-Worlds as a test event for hosting the 2017 IRF R6 World Rafting Champs from the 7 to 10 October 2016. This event will also be the third and final event in the World Cup series.

Here is the promo video for the 2017 WRC in Japan – a great taste . . . → continue reading . . . Japan Pre-Worlds and World Cup final event in early October

Argentina sending its Open Women to WRC 2016

The honour of representing Argentina in the Open Women’s category at the IRF 2016 World Rafting Champs in Al Ain, UAE, at the end of October this year goes to: Sofia Paso Viola, Denise Martinez, Valeria Cobos and Cris Anello. But this success was also due to their coaching staff: Matias Lopez, . . . → continue reading . . . Argentina sending its Open Women to WRC 2016